Compass Rose Strategic Consulting founder Elisa O. Shostak, earned a bachelor of science degree in Business Administration from Northeastern University where her studies concentrated in marketing.  Her professional work has related to the management and legal functions of the real estate industry.  Elisa also developed a contracts administration program for an emerging web consultancy and led competitive assessments for retail clients.  Since 2015, Elisa has been an on-demand functional and exploratory web tester for a broad range of customers.

A native of the east coast, she has lived in the Pacific Northwest since 1991.  Best known for organizational agility and attention to detail, Elisa has run her consultancy since 2002, serving an array of clients in the skin care, real estate, entertainment and consumer product industries.